VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/13 -- Join us this Wednesday, May 8, 2013 as the BC Chapter of the American Marketing Association (BCAMA) showcases 7 digital thinkers in our upcoming Evening Speakers Series. Their presentations will be followed by a panel Q&A where your digital marketing questions will take center-stage.
Moderated by Steven Cox, the man who brought PechaKucha Night to Vancouver, this panel will give you insight to where the web and digital marketing are heading. This entertaining evening will also feature a special performance by Vancouver singer/songwriter and 2011 Shore Song Search Winner, Zaac Pick.
Panel of Speakers:
Sean Tyson: Director of Strategy & Business Development, Invoke Media
As the Director of Strategy and Business Development at Invoke Media, Sean drives innovative thinking for the agency's clients and products. Before making the switch to digital he worked in traditional PR, advertising and design. In his 10+ years of experience Sean has worked with brands on four different continents and has been published in both professional and academic texts.
Katherine Adamkowski: Media Director, Noise Digital
With over 10 years of advertising experience Katherine has developed creative digital strategies with measurable ROIs for an impressive roster of clients. She is passionate about creating campaigns that build brands through audience engagement and interaction across a variety of platforms. Katherine's specialties include interactive media strategy, media performance marketing, real-time bidding buying, SEM and social media strategy and development.
Josh Dunford: Founder/Janitor, Burnkit
As the founder of Burnkit - an idea, design and interactive studio - Josh has been involved in interactive, new and social media for over a decade. He has seen the web transform from an afterthought to a primary brand communications platform. Josh's work blends branding and traditional advertising with design and technology solutions.
Kevan Gilbert: Content Strategist, Domain7
As a Content Strategist for Domain7, Kevan creatively solves brand, culture and communication challenges by drawing on his ability to pursue unchartered insights and discover new perspectives. A passionate speaker and writer, he questions how we can improve our surroundings - be it through better storytelling, building better businesses, or creating a better world.
Nikolas Badminton: National Digital Strategist, TAXI
As an experienced creative strategist, Nik has a unique perspective on the effect of social, digital, and mobile influences on human culture. He's not only a National Digital Strategist for TAXI, but also a seasoned public speaker and acclaimed judge, and contributor for the Huffington Post.
Dean Elissat: VP Client Engagement, Engine Digital
As Engine Digital's VP Client Engagement, Dean fosters healthy working relationships between the agency and their client partners and provides strategic counsel on digital business growth opportunities. A skilled brand and digital marketing strategist, Dean has over 18 years of experience working within global network agencies and excels at transforming traditional brand strategy into the digital space across web, mobile and social platforms.
Melody Chan: Creative & Operations Director, Graphically Speaking
Not only does Melody oversee internal and client design strategies at Graphically Speaking, she also works on the operations side to improve systems and processes within the company, helping Graphically Speaking stay at the forefront of a rapidly evolving industry. As an award-winning designer and photographer, Melody specializes in user-centered design, usability, and organizational processes and management.
Moderator Steven Cox: Founder & Creative Director, Cause+Affect
As the Creative Director of Cause+Affect, Steven is responsible for steering and directing brand work and maintaining the unique directive for the company. From real estate development to sustainability and social justice brands, he is widely known for his unwavering honesty, design sophistication and knowledge of what's truly influential.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
6:00 - 9:00 pm
The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
900 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC, V6C 2W6
For more event information please visit http://www.bcama.com/events/evening-speaker-series
Register now or call 604.564.1AMA (1262).
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